Empire Style A. H. Gale Square Grand Piano

Beautifully Carved Empire Revival Style Square Grand Piano by A. H. Gale & Company

$35,000 after total restoration
(not including applicable sales tax & shipping charges)
DEPOSITS: The restoration of this instrument has not been completed. A 30% deposit is required on instruments pending restoration. This deposit holds the instrument and keeps it from being offered to another clients, and it also makes that piano’s restoration a priority. Once we complete the restoration, we invite the client to visit our shop to see and hear the piano. If the client is unable to visit our shop, we will send professional photos and videos of the piano for review. The client then has the option of paying the balance and purchasing the piano, transferring their balance to another piano in our shop, or getting a full refund for their deposit. The client is never at risk.
For Sale
Pay a 30% deposit per item
SPECIFICATIONS
YEAR: 1847
FINISH: Brazilian Rosewood
STATUS: Currently Undergoing Restoration
DESCRIPTION

A. H. Gale was one of the most celebrated American piano builders of 19th Century. A. H. Gale specialized in square grand pianos, putting a great deal of quality in their design and construction.

This lovely piano was built by A. H. Gale in 1847, making it a rare pre-Civil war piece.  The instrument is made of stunning Brazilian Rosewood and is of the classic Empire Revival Style with large, heavy legs and ornately carved pedals and music rack.  Note the elegantly carved corner trusses, an unusual feature on the otherwise simplistic Empire Revival style.

This piano will be restored to like new condition inside and out.  These square pianos have aa lovely harp-like tone quality that makes them quite desirable among early music lovers.

An original matching stool is included. Computerized player mechanisms can be installed if desired.

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